Sesame-Roasted Asparagus

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

Easy and tasty side dish from Cooking Light, May 2001


  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees.
  2. Snap off tough ends of the asparagus spears. Combine asparagus and the remaining ingredients in a jelly-roll pan, turning asparagus to coat.
  3. Bake at 450 for 10 minutes or until the asparagus is crisp-tender, turn once.
Most Helpful

This was a quick and tasty veggie to have with our chicken. I am not a huge fan of sesame oil, but there was such a little amount that it did not overpower the asparagus. I have some thick asparagus so cooked it for 15 minutes to get them tender and sprinkled a little sea salt on it when it came out of the oven. Made for 2012 Spring PAC.

AZPARZYCH March 20, 2012

This is so easy and the taste is very good with the soy sauce and sesame oil. Thanks GibbyLou :) Made for I Recommend tag game

Boomette April 26, 2012

Delicious ! I made the recipe as directed. This is our new favorite asparagus recipe!

Lorac March 30, 2012